UK police officer injured at UK Student Center

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A University of Kentucky police officer is in the hospital after being injured at the UK Student Center.

The incident happened just before 8 a.m.

UK Police Chief Joe Monroe confirmed the officer was taken to the hospital. He declined to go into detail about the nature of the call.

However, Monroe told the Herald-Leader the officer may have suffered a "cardiac event" and is stable.

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